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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, October 14, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 76%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 06' South, Longitude: 167° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.12 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.48 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 28' 40.7"988.88 miwest0° 10' 27.6"11.98 minorth989.19 mi
24 hours347° 39' 06.2"843.43 miwest4° 21' 51.3"299.90 minorth899.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 7:50 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 7:50 PM877 km545 miles474 nmWest W
YarenMon 8:50 PM953 km592 miles515 nmNorth N
Port VilaMon 7:50 PM957 km594 miles517 nmSouth S
FunafutiMon 8:50 PM1243 km772 miles671 nmEast E
TarawaMon 8:50 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaMon 8:50 PM1512 km940 miles816 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroMon 8:50 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandSun 8:50 PM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirMon 7:50 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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